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Twin 5.7 magnitude earthquakes strike near Hawthorne, Nevada - SFGate


On Twitter, @RyanVance wrote, "Looks like it was a (preliminary) 5.8 quake on the CA/Nevada border. Hope the damage is minimal but it felt pretty big here in SF.." @PeppyHeppy wrote, "Just felt a fairly large earthquake in South Lake Tahoe! #earthquake.".

Wed, 28 Dec 2016 09:38:19 GMT | MORE DETAILS

As Earthquake Threat To Seawall Looms, Can SF Find Billions To Fix It? - Hoodline


As the executive director of the Port of San Francisco, you might assume Elaine Forbes dreads the annual appearance of naturally occurring king tides, which flooded portions of the Embarcadero back in mid-December. But Forbes said she actually looks ...and more »

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:45 GMT | MORE DETAILS

What earthquakes didn't turn asunder - SF structure collapses - SFGate


Crane collapses, trapped cars and massive rifts in the ground are forms of damage you might expect to see in San Francisco after a major earthquake, but a look in the San Francisco Chronicle photo archives reveals that such disasters happened many ...

Thu, 05 Jan 2017 12:33:49 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Shallow earthquake rattles Indonesia's third-largest city - San Francisco Chronicle


... an official at a monitoring post for Mount Sinabung near Medan, said there was a report of a house damaged in an area village. He said there were no reports of casualties. Indonesia sits on the Pacific Ring of Fire and experiences frequent ...and more »

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:36:31 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Powerful earthquake shakes Chile, no deaths reported - San Francisco Chronicle


SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A powerful earthquake shook southern Chile on Sunday, but there were no immediate reports of deaths and only minor known damage. The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude 7.6 quake struck at 11:22 a.m. local time (9:22 ...

Sun, 25 Dec 2016 16:16:14 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Earthquake Swarm Rocks Lake Tahoe Area - CBS Local


SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (CBS SF & AP) — Nearly a dozen earthquakes — the largest a pair of 5.7 magnitude temblors — struck early Wednesday near Lake Tahoe, and their rumblings were felt across areas of two states. There were no immediate reports ...and more »

Wed, 28 Dec 2016 14:51:41 GMT | MORE DETAILS

BRAWLEY, Calif. (AP) — Dozens of small earthquakes have rattled Southern California's Imperial Valley — the ... - CBS Local


The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquakes — most around magnitude 3.0 — began Saturday afternoon near Brawley, about 125 miles east of San Diego and 20 miles north of the Mexico border. The quakes continued to strike intermittently early ...

Sun, 01 Jan 2017 18:16:49 GMT | MORE DETAILS

Four Quakes, Aftershocks Jolt Italian Villages - CBS Local


ROME (AP) — Four strong earthquakes on Wednesday shook the same region of central Italy that suffered deadly temblors last year, sending quake-rattled residents into panic and further isolating towns that have been buried under more than a 3 feet of ...

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:23:03 GMT | MORE DETAILS

What's Keeping Those Freeway Interchanges Up In An Earthquake? - LAist


The task initially began after the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake (centered south of San Francisco), which severely damaged the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge and the Cypress Street Viaduct. Caltrans began phase I of their seismic retrofitting program ...

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:37:21 GMT | MORE DETAILS

William A. Del Monte - New York Times


Amid San Francisco's chaos — broken water and gas mains, shattered windows, twisted telegraph wires, six-foot chasms in the fissured earth — a horse began hauling the family from their North Beach neighborhood to the ferry terminal by the Embarcadero.

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 12:03:13 GMT | MORE DETAILS

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    JANUARY 2017
  • January 10, 2017:
    Mw 7.3 in CELEBES SEA
  • January 03, 2017:
    Mw 7.0 in FIJI
  • MOST RISKY AREAS FOR A Mw 6.5+ EARTHQUAKE IN JANUARY 2017
  • 01. INDONESIA (5.98%)
  • 02. VANUATU (5.7%)
  • 03. CHILE (4.8%)
  • 04. MEXICO (4.77%)
  • 05. JAPAN (4.58%)
  • 06. INDIA (3.75%)
  • 07. CALIFORNIA (3.63%)
  • 08. ALASKA (3.6%)
  • 09. ECUADOR (2.73%)
  • 10. KURIL ISLANDS (2.58%)
  • 11. PERU (2.47%)
  • 12. TAIWAN (2.42%)
  • 13. ARGENTINA (2.4%)
  • 14. SOLOMON ISLANDS (2.4%)
  • 15. CHINA (2.38%)
  • MOST RISKY DAYS FOR A Mw 6.5+ EARTHQUAKE TO OCCUR
  • 01. SUNDAY (15.229%)
  • 02. SATURDAY (15.016%)
  • 03. WEDNESDAY (14.4835%)
  • 04. TUESDAY (14.4835%)
  • 05. FRIDAY (14.377%)
  • 06. MONDAY (14.2705%)
  • 07. THURSDAY (12.1406%)
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